Russian scientists have found some well-preserved fossils of an adult wooly mammoth in the remote Yamal Peninsula above the Arctic Circle
All voters should cast their votes up and down the ballot for Democratic alternatives to Republican candidates. Republicans need a political thrashing, a resounding rejection.
Send your mail ballot early or take it to your county board of elections, if you can. If we are forced to polls, we will mask up and get there.
Postal employees are warning that new procedures put in place by a Trump ally could undermine their ability to deliver ballots in time for the election:
From the ACLU
"BREAKING: A federal court just issued a restraining order on the federal agents in Portland, Oregon.
We said we would deploy the full firepower of the ACLU in this fight to save our democracy — and we meant it.
The ruling, which comes in a case brought by the ACLU_OR, temporarily blocks federal agents from attacking or arresting journalists and legal observers at Portland protests.
We'll keep fighting until these protections are permanent."
Look online for cabin in the woods to get away and find some peace and quiet. The time comes, you go to the cabin. The occupants of the next cabin over are blasting music outdoors, constantly.
Y'all, I'm trying to hear this rain and these crickets. Please go drop the Bluetooth speaker in your campfire.
1️⃣DHS memo reveals security forces deployed to Portland lacked proper training
2️⃣Watch…Video proof that there is something really strange and sinister going on in Portland.
3️⃣Border Patrol admits agents are deployed to Portland — but denies 'arresting people for no reason'
Smallville is really annoying. Just me? Wife has been watching it. That theme music is the reason streaming services should have an "always skip the intro for this series" option. Plus, there's that one guy (Clark's dad?) that sounds like Ron Swanson so I always look up thinking it's him just to get disappointed.
Got handed a stack of free broken laptops a little while back - nowt majorly wrong, one needed a new hard drive, batteries replaced, couple ribbon cables, NBD. One was a HP Envy.
Its touchpad has a sharply ridged texture of concentric circles, like a Fresnel lens.
What kind of sadistic weirdo would make a thing like that?!
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